Insightful books about Computing

Banker asked me whether “you know of any good IT bios, or books related to gaming or animation or coding that are interesting enough to a layperson”. So, I came up with: Hackers and Painters Sampler: Why smart people have bad ideas Joel on Software, the book Sampler: Hitting the High Notes Any other recommendations?Continue reading “Insightful books about Computing”

Where are the Indian IT women bloggers?

…. asks Vijayalaxmi in The Telegraph newspaper. Excerpt: Unfortunately, figures on the number of women who blog in India are simply not available. But anecdotal evidence suggests that women write about personal or social issues, unlike men who focus on work-related issues. For instance, there are more chances of a male IT engineer running aContinue reading “Where are the Indian IT women bloggers?”